April 5, 2012 - 3:39pm
The "Outcome," of last year's Vacant, Abandoned & Underutilized Property Summit is that government moves slowly and people are still outraged.
Yesterday morning, a group of concerned citizens, dutiful city employees and elected officials gathered at Memorial Hall on 4th and Kentucky to discuss vacant and abandoned properties.It is entirely likely that no one expected their blood to boil.
April 5, 2012 - 2:52pm
"This president's attempt to intimidate the Supreme Court falls well beyond distasteful politics; it demonstrates a fundamental lack of respect for our system of checks and balances.”
President Obama preemptively slammed the Supreme Court as an "unelected group of people" who will have turned to "judicial activism or a lack of judicial restraint" if they decide to strike down ObamaCare; his signature legislative achievement. "I just remind...
April 5, 2012 - 11:26am
Louisville residents gathered on March 31, 2012 at the Louisville Waterfront to attend the Trayvon Martin Skittles Rally. Organizers Nikki Strong & Christopher 2X as well as hundreds in attendance for the cause!
Louisville residents gathered on March 31 at the Louisville Waterfront to attend the Trayvon Martin Skittles Rally.-------------
April 4, 2012 - 3:29pm
“These are individuals who represent the future of our city as evidenced by their dedication to life-long learning and commitment to their family and to helping others in need,” Mayor Fischer said. “They are real-life examples from schools large and small of what you can achieve through focus, teamwork and perseverance.”
Public, private and Catholic students who have excelled in and out of the classroom were honored last night by Mayor Greg Fischer as recipients of the annual Mayor’s Outstanding High School Seniors award. Fischer presented the awards to 48 students Tuesday evening at 7:45 p.m., following a...
April 3, 2012 - 5:21pm
"Being a compassionate city is both the right thing and the necessary thing to do to ensure that we take care of all of our citizens," Mayor Fischer said. "There's a role for all of us in making sure no one is left behind or goes wanting."
Louisville has been selected to receive the 2012 Jack Olive International Compassionate City Award by the Compassionate Action Network International Institution in Seattle. The city will be honored as the “World’s No. 1 City of Compassion” in ceremonies Wednesday and...